Battleship Hiei Hiei (比叡?) was a warship of the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War I and World War II. She patrolled off the Chinese coast on several occasions during World War I. After inflicting heavy damage on American cruisers and destroyers, Hiei was crippled by enemy vessels. Subjected to continuous air attack, she sank on the evening of 14 November 1942.
USS Wisconsin (BB-64). Tied up outboard of the hulk of USS Oklahoma (BB-37), at the Pearl Harbor Navy Yard, 11 November 1944. Note: anti-torpedo netting outboard of the ships; great difference in lengths of these two battleships. NHHC Photograph Collection, NH 78940.